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Northrop Grumman Network Engineer in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Designs and plans network communications systems. Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network design. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

Secondarily, this role will play a key role in supporting our 7 x 24 Data Center Support and Services Delivery, including Mainframe, Server, and Desktop Support. Secondary duties may include:

  • New system solution design, installation, test, and promotion to production

  • Maintain existing systems with vendor supported hardware/software/network products and maintenance contracts

  • Responsibility for availability, performance and tuning of systems hosted at the Data Center, including a z/OS Enterprise System

  • Monitor, maintain, analyze, and report system, network, and security performance and utilization

  • Data Center operations and service desk delivery infrastructure and network support and services

  • Hardware and software product analysis, selection, installation, test, maintenance, and upgrades

  • Develop and/or execute disaster recovery and business continuity plans, procedures, test exercise preparation and recovery site test execution, lessons learned and issues resolution

  • Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Science, Technologyor Engineering.

  • 5+ years Experience in Local Area Network (LAN) analysis, design, customization, implementation, administration, maintenance, management, and support5+ years Experience in LAN Security design, implementation, administration, maintenance, management, and supportWide Area Network (WAN) knowledge and LAN/WAN integration expertiseExperience in Mainframe Hosting Support and Services technical solutions and support, software product upgrades and maintenance, and system performance managementand tuning Must be a US Citizen or a Green Card Holder Preferred Qualifications: Expertise in responding to Corporate and/or customer audit and audit findings requirements that could include enhancing existing infrastructure Experience in analysis, design, test, integration, and implementation for new technical solutionsData privacy and protection expertise Experience in new hosting system design, procurement, installation, testing, implementation, and transition to production Experience in Disaster Recovery Planning and Test Exercise Support Experience in a 7 x 24 on-call technical support and services delivery for Data Center customers 5+ years Windows or desktop administration experience Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification

  • Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Information Technology